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Family Fun Trips Close To Home That Require Minimal Travel

There are several affordable family vacations to choose from if you want your family to experience a great vacation at lower costs. With today's fuel and travel prices, it would seem that the best option would be to take them somewhere not too far from home; to a place where every family member can have fun. It is also important to choose when to travel. Planning family vacations after the peak season will not only leave you with more choices for family vacations, but often vacationing during these off-peak times is less expensive.Vacation expenses pile up due to the high cost of fuel as well as pricey overnight accommodations. The best alternative is to ignore airline travel and go on a road trip. Travel closer to home and choose a great campsite where the whole family can have fun. Affordable family vacations are available "just around the corner" in most states. For those who think that camping may not be as creative as planning a vacation on your own, consider this: it saves a lot of time and money. It al...

 


Cost Effective RV Travel

Traveling with your family is a wonderful experience. It is the perfect time for bonding. Although it may be hard to come by affordable family vacations nowadays because of the rise in prices of basic consumer goods and services, there are still cost effective ways of letting your family enjoy quality vacation time together.One of the best and most popular ways of vacationing is traveling by RV (recreational vehicle). RVs are convenient and comfortable. You and your family can travel at your own pace while enjoying the luxury of having your own bed or sleeping quarters, your own kitchen, and a clean bathroom with a warm shower. And since RVs allow you to travel on your own schedule, you and your family can stay at a location for as long as you want!Traveling with an RV is one of the best choices for affordable family vacations. Since RVs provide comfortable as well as convenient accommodations, you can avoid staying in overpriced hotels. Plus, there is no hassle with check in/checkout times!For first time R...

 


Common Camping/Campground Courtesies

One of the most important things to remember when you and your family go on a camping trip is your manners. Camping manners are more than just "please and thank you." Having camping manners is a combination of following the rules of the specific campground and also respecting the privacy of any other visitors who share the campground with you. Keep in mind that the campground rules vary whether you are staying in a State or National Park or if you are staying in a private RV or tent campground.Regardless of where you are staying, first impressions are the most important. If you arrive at a camp site during the evening, keep in mind that it is often very rude to have music blaring or headlights blazing in the eyes of your fellow campers. If arriving late at night, without jeopardizing anyone's safety, dim the lights a little to make things easier on your neighbors.Selecting a CampsiteWhen choosing your spot from among available camp sites, you must first ensure that the spot you are trying to occupy is indeed ...

 




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